The Brilliance Pages is a journal of articles and ideas gleaned from research, reading, and experience to help encourage and inspire great teaching.
Tackling Sensitive Health Issues suggests practical ways of addressing sensitive health issues particularly in secondary school. Special emphasis is given to topics such as acquired immuno-deficiency syndrome, sexually transmitted diseases, sexual activity, and sexual harassment.
Help Care for the Environment answers the question “What are some practical things we can do at home and school to care for the Earth’s environment?” Some suggestions are to get involved with nature, recycle, reuse, and reduce, provide financial support to environmental friendly organizations, try composting, buy local, be a vegetarian, harvest rainwater, use wind and solar energy, and to get involved in conservation.
Have a No-Papers Day shares how to implement a no-paper day each week. This is a day where students learn but the teacher doesn't have to take home papers to grade for the day. Shared are ideas for how to teach math, reading, community studies, language, spelling, science, and social studies once a week with no paper.